James G Ravenel

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Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Novel developments in cardiac computed tomography
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 3:167-74. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Evidence-based imaging in lung cancer: a systematic review
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 27:315-24. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Screening for lung cancer
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Ave, Rm 297, PO Box 250322, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:755-61. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint CT angiography with multidetector-row CT for detection of acute pulmonary embolus
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 40:11-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Primary posterior mediastinal seminoma
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Box 250322, 169 Ashley Ave, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:1835-7. 2004
  6. doi request reprint ACR Appropriateness Criteria® noninvasive clinical staging of bronchogenic carcinoma
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 25:W107-11. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint FDG-PET uptake in occult acute pelvic fracture
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Avenue, Room 297, Box 250322, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 33:99-101. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Pulmonary nodule volume: effects of reconstruction parameters on automated measurements--a phantom study
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Ave, PO Box 250322, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Radiology 247:400-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Azygoesophageal recess
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University Hospital, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 17:219-26. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Multiplanar and three-dimensional imaging of the thorax
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Box 250322, 169 Ashley Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 41:475-89. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Novel developments in cardiac computed tomography
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 3:167-74. 2005
    ..This article reviews the advances in technology and their implications for imaging the heart...
  2. doi request reprint Evidence-based imaging in lung cancer: a systematic review
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 27:315-24. 2012
    ..This article reviews the evidence behind the imaging technologies used in the staging evaluation of lung cancer...
  3. doi request reprint Screening for lung cancer
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Ave, Rm 297, PO Box 250322, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:755-61. 2008
    ..Currently no data exist to suggest that lung cancer screening with CT will result in a decrease in lung cancer mortality...
  4. ncbi request reprint CT angiography with multidetector-row CT for detection of acute pulmonary embolus
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 40:11-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Primary posterior mediastinal seminoma
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Box 250322, 169 Ashley Ave, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:1835-7. 2004
  6. doi request reprint ACR Appropriateness Criteria® noninvasive clinical staging of bronchogenic carcinoma
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 25:W107-11. 2010
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint FDG-PET uptake in occult acute pelvic fracture
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Avenue, Room 297, Box 250322, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 33:99-101. 2004
    ..It is important to recognize that increased FDG-PET activity in bone should not be accepted as definitive evidence of metastatic disease...
  8. doi request reprint Pulmonary nodule volume: effects of reconstruction parameters on automated measurements--a phantom study
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Ave, PO Box 250322, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Radiology 247:400-8. 2008
    ..To prospectively evaluate in a phantom the effects of reconstruction kernel, field of view (FOV), and section thickness on automated measurements of pulmonary nodule volume...
  9. ncbi request reprint Azygoesophageal recess
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University Hospital, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 17:219-26. 2002
    ..In adults, convexity directed to the right and immediately below the level of the azygous vein on a frontal radiograph is abnormal and requires further evaluation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Multiplanar and three-dimensional imaging of the thorax
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Box 250322, 169 Ashley Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 41:475-89. 2003
    ..The need for multiplanar imaging must be assessed before performing any study so that the image acquisition parameters allow for suitable reformations...
  11. doi request reprint ACR appropriateness Criteria® radiographically detected solitary pulmonary nodule
    Jeffrey P Kanne
    Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 28:W1-3. 2013
    ..In those instances in which evidence is lacking or not definitive, expert opinion may be used to recommend imaging or treatment...
  12. doi request reprint Imprecision in automated volume measurements of pulmonary nodules and its effect on the level of uncertainty in volume doubling time estimation
    Paul J Nietert
    Medical University of South Carolina, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, 135 Cannon St, Suite 303, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Chest 135:1580-7. 2009
    ..This study examined the effects of the volume estimation error associated with four CT scan slice thicknesses (0.625, 1.25, 2.50, and 5.00 mm) on estimates of volume doubling time (VDT) for solid nodules of various sizes...
  13. doi request reprint CT signs of right ventricular dysfunction: prognostic role in acute pulmonary embolism
    Doo Kyoung Kang
    Heart and Vascular Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 4:841-9. 2011
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  14. doi request reprint Negative predictive value of computed tomography pulmonary angiography with indirect computed tomography venography in intensive care unit patients
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 33:739-42. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the negative predictive value (NPV) of combined computed tomography (CT) pulmonary angiography (CTPA) and indirect CT venography (CTV) in the intensive care unit (ICU) setting...
  15. ncbi request reprint Multi-detector computed tomography findings of atypical blunt traumatic aortic injuries: a pictorial review
    Scott D Steenburg
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Avenue, P O Box 250322, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Emerg Radiol 14:143-50. 2007
    ..Here, we review in pictorial form atypical aortic injuries with emphasis on multi-planar reformations...
  16. doi request reprint Right heart: split-bolus injection of diluted contrast medium for visualization at coronary CT angiography
    J Matthias Kerl
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Ave, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Radiology 247:356-64. 2008
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Reproducibility of CT signs of right ventricular dysfunction in acute pulmonary embolism
    Doo Kyoung Kang
    Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:1500-6. 2010
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine the interobserver reproducibility of CT findings of right ventricular (RV) dysfunction in pulmonary embolism (PE)...
  18. ncbi request reprint The Age of CT Pulmonary Angiography
    U Joseph Schoepf
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 20:273-9. 2005
    ..At the same time, efforts must be directed at refining clinical pathways to ensure appropriate use and avoid overutilization of this test...
  19. pmc Influence of nodule detection software on radiologists' confidence in identifying pulmonary nodules with computed tomography
    Paul J Nietert
    Department of Medicine, Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 26:48-53. 2011
    ..We designed a study to examine the extent to which computed tomography (CT) NDS influences the confidence of radiologists in identifying small pulmonary nodules...
  20. doi request reprint ACR appropriateness criteria(®)acute respiratory illness in immunocompromised patients
    Darel E Heitkamp
    Department of Radiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 9:164-9. 2012
    ..In those instances in which evidence is lacking or not definitive, expert opinion may be used to recommend imaging or treatment...
  21. doi request reprint Acute traumatic aortic injury: imaging evaluation and management
    Scott D Steenburg
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, PO Box 250322, 169 Ashley Ave, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Radiology 248:748-62. 2008
    ..Here, the historical and current status of imaging and therapy of acute traumatic aortic injuries will be reviewed...
  22. doi request reprint Iso-osmolality versus low-osmolality iodinated contrast medium at intravenous contrast-enhanced CT: effect on kidney function
    Shaun A Nguyen
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, PO Box 250322, 169 Ashley Ave, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Radiology 248:97-105. 2008
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Extra-cardiac findings at cardiac CT: experience with 1,764 patients
    Jay Koonce
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Eur Radiol 19:570-6. 2009
    ..05). Extra-cardiac findings requiring follow-up occur in 18% of patients and are significantly more frequent in coronary artery CTA and coronary artery bypass studies than in calcium scoring studies...
  24. doi request reprint Acute traumatic thoracic aortic injuries: experience with 64-MDCT
    Scott D Steenburg
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, PO Box 250322, 169 Ashley Ave, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:1564-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to review our experience with 64-MDCT in the evaluation of acute traumatic aortic injury (ATAI)...
  25. ncbi request reprint CT and PET imaging in non-small cell lung cancer
    Ursula W Knoepp
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 29425, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 58:15-30. 2006
    ..In this review, we discuss the impact of computed tomography (CT) and positron emission tomography (PET) with a primary focus on 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (18F-FDG) on lung cancer evaluation and staging...
  26. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography and pulmonary embolus: a review
    Douglas R Lake
    Division of Thoracic Imaging, Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 26:270-80. 2005
    ..MDCT technique, diagnostic criteria, prognosis assessment and common causes of misdiagnosis are reviewed with a look toward future trends...
  27. doi request reprint Pulmonary nodules detected at cardiac CT: comparison of images in limited and full fields of view
    Meredith Northam
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Ave, Rm 297, PO Box 250322, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:878-81. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the frequency of detection of pulmonary nodules on cardiac CT scans acquired with a limited field of view with the frequency of detection at full field of view...
  28. ncbi request reprint Extracardiac findings at cardiac CT: a practical approach
    David Sosnouski
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 22:77-85. 2007
    ..It is important to have a practical approach in detecting and evaluating incidental findings so as not to cause undue cost or patient anxiety, while ensuring timely management of critical diseases...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prospective comparison of indirect CT venography versus venous sonography in ICU patients
    Matthew J Taffoni
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Ave, Rm 297, PO Box 250322, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:457-62. 2005
    ..The purpose of our study was to prospectively compare indirect CT venography (CTV) and duplex venous sonography in the evaluation of acute deep venous thrombosis (DVT) in ICU patients with suspected pulmonary embolism...
  30. ncbi request reprint Calyceal diverticulum mimicking a renal tumor on FDG PET imaging
    Joseph J Kavanagh
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 31:301-2. 2006
  31. pmc Mediastinal lymphadenopathy in patients undergoing cardiac transplant evaluation
    Nicholas J Pastis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425 6300, USA
    Chest 139:1451-7. 2011
    ..We also described the results of lymph node (LN) biopsies of MLA in the patients...
  32. ncbi request reprint Imaging of small-cell lung cancer
    Abid Irshad
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 33:200-11. 2004
  33. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer staging
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 39:373-85. 2004
  34. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography diagnosis of macroscopic pulmonary fat embolism
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 17:154-6. 2002
    ..The authors report a case of a woman who, on computed tomography, had a large fat embolus after intramedullary rod placement for an isolated left femur fracture...
  35. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary venous infarction after radiofrequency ablation for atrial fibrillation
    James G Ravenel
    Department of Radiology, Box 3808, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 178:664-6. 2002
  36. ncbi request reprint Infectious complications of solid organ transplantation
    Tereza Poghosyan
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 42:11-22. 2007
  37. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of trapped lung: pleural fluid analysis, manometry, and air-contrast chest CT
    John T Huggins
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy and Sleep Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, PO Box 250625, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Chest 131:206-13. 2007
    ..To review the pleural fluid characteristics, pleural manometry, and radiographic data of patients who received a diagnosis of trapped lung in our pleural diseases service...
  38. doi request reprint Handling of outside trauma studies: a survey of program directors
    Stephen A Bagg
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:657-63. 2008
    ..Little attention has been given to the impact on on-call radiology residents and the potential medicolegal consequences. The purpose of this study was to assess the impact of outside trauma studies on on-call radiology residents...
  39. ncbi request reprint Case of the season: disseminated nocardiosis
    James H Daniel
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 42:4-6. 2007
  40. ncbi request reprint How do radiographic techniques affect image quality and patient doses in CT?
    Walter Huda
    Department of Radiology, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 23:411-22. 2002
    ..In this review, we address the impact that variations in radiographic techniques (ie, selected values of X-ray kVp and mAs) have on patient doses as well as the quality of the resultant CT images...
  41. doi request reprint Congenital bronchial artery-pulmonary artery fistula in an adult
    James R Yon
    Department of Radiology and Radiologic Science, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 34:418-20. 2010
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Is e-mail communication effective in changing ordering patterns in the emergency department? A case study of computed tomography for pulmonary embolus
    L Vanessa Hardin
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Avenue, Box 250322, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:433-7. 2008
    ..We sought to evaluate the effectiveness of e-mail communication to reduce the utilization of computed tomography for pulmonary thromboembolism (PE) in young patients (aged 40 and under) in our institution...
  43. ncbi request reprint Subclavian vein obstruction with collateral flow through the umbilical and hepatic veins
    Darryl R Pauls
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Box 250322, 169 Ashley Ave, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Surg Radiol Anat 28:105-7. 2006
    ..The anatomy of the expected collateral pathways and the anastomotic vascular anomaly is described in detail, including a discussion of the embryological development of the system...
  44. doi request reprint Pulmonary nocardiosis: computed tomography features at diagnosis
    Kevin N Blackmon
    Department of Radiology and Radiologic Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 26:224-9. 2011
    ..To review the computed tomography (CT) imaging features of pulmonary nocardiosis (PN) at the time of initial presentation...
  45. ncbi request reprint A neutropenic patient with rapidly progressive lung lesion
    Darryl R Pauls
    Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Chest 126:1364-7. 2004
  46. doi request reprint Paraneoplastic limbic encephalitis due to thymic carcinoid
    Melissa Davis
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 3:1484-6. 2008
    ..We present a case of limbic encephalitis associated with a thymic carcinoid tumor. To our knowledge the association of thymic carcinoid tumor with paraneoplastic limbic encephalitis has not previously been reported...
  47. ncbi request reprint Blunt traumatic injury of the ascending aorta: multidetector CT findings in two cases
    Scott D Steenburg
    Department Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169 Ashley Ave, Box 250322, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Emerg Radiol 13:217-21. 2007
    ..We present these two cases to alert radiologists to the multidetector computed tomographic findings of this life-threatening injury...
  48. ncbi request reprint Combined acute traumatic aortic injury and left main bronchus transection in a 5-year-old child
    Lejla Aganovic
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 20:245-7. 2005
    ..To our knowledge this combination of injuries has not been previously described in a child. CT with multiplanar images was critical for the detection of both injuries...
  49. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasound for thoracic malignancy: a review
    Alan D Savoy
    Division of Gastroenterology and Heptology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 34:106-15. 2005
    ..This review will outline the basic principals of EUS-guided lung cancer staging and EUS-FNA techniques and outline the indications and contraindications to EUS staging of thoracic malignancy...
  50. ncbi request reprint CT in the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism
    James G Ravenel
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:1707; author reply 1707-8. 2005